What is the CVARA?

The Chenango Valley Amateur Radio Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization established to serve the community and the public through amateur radio, maintain a 2 meter VHF repeater and to encourage and promote amateur radio and its many facets to all interested individuals and provide technical assistance when requested.

The CVARA is in recognition of and to enhance the value of the amateur service to the public as a voluntary non-commercial communications service, particularly with respect to providing emergency communications. Assistance with emergency communications are immediately provided when called upon by a responsible agency.

Interested in amateur radio? Check our our meetings or visit us on one of our Tech Nights. All are open to the public!


The CVARA is holding a General license study classes. More info on our Events page.

ARRL Affiliated Club

This club is an ARRL Affiliated Club